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\xdef with arguments in \newcommand?

Considering this newcommand (it works fine) \newcommand\createCMDSH[4]{% \expandafter\@ifdefinable\csname #3#2\endcsname{% \expandafter\xdef\csname #3#2\endcsname{% ...
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A very simple positionning problem using pgfplots standalone geometry and tikz package

I try to find information in the big list of pgfplots question on tex, without success, so this is "one more question" from a beginner about pgfplots, standalone, geometry, tikz combo package. I need ...
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How to make a graphic to continue on next page?

I have an article in TeX, The following image describes what I want to achieve! I know how TeX works "Normally" on graphics, but really this is what I want. Thanks.
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Generate 3d surface plot using black and white heightmap and pgfplots

I am searching for the best way, software or script (latex, python, R, octave), to interactively draw or paint some 3D surface plot for pedagogic usage. I finally found a way to generate and ...
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Include PDF on the same page

I would like to append the several-pages .pdf directly after the section-heading. \subsection{Kopie des Projektantrages} \includepdf[pages=-, fitpaper=true]{\antrag} // my PDF file-command ... but ...
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Image insertion adding additional label which is not wanted

I am trying to insert an image into a TeXShop document, however, as well as the image, a label with part of the image name is also being inserted. Does anyone know why this is happening and how I can ...
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Automatic numbering TikZ figure exported from Geogebra

In my book, I have to draw a lot of figure by Geogebra and then exported to LaTeX. I used to numbering them by a caption below but sometimes I have to add more figures among them, so there is a huge ...
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scale option for graphs cause troubles [duplicate]

I want to insert some pictures in my thesis (using book class). Everything seems OK until I resize my picture using scale=0.8 option. Suddenly four errors occur as follows. Line 33: ! Paragraph ...
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Superimpose pages

I was wondering how to superimpose the content of two different pages. The aim is to see that the lines and page dimensions of odd page is correctly and strictly aligned with the even one. How can ...
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Problem with background pictures (\AddToShipoutPicture)

EDIT: adding \usepackage{grffile} did the trick!!! I'm having some troubles with the frontpage of my document. I use \AddToShipoutPicture*{\BackgroundPic} to print 2 .eps files as background on which ...
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Turning off figures in latex completely (without placeholders)

Is there an easy method to compile a LaTeX document ignoring contents of \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} blocks altogether? I am looking for an equivalent for draft and demo options (as in ...
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Latex: Figure is too large for PDF

I am a graduate student working on a research paper. I am using WinEdit 8.1. I am new to latex but I am almost finished with the paper. I am have issue inserting a picture into the document. ...
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Change the height of minipage in the figure environment?

How can I change the height of the minipage in the figure envirment? Since I tried it so \includegraphics[width=.6, height=0.8\linewidth]{img/moovit_4} and I got this error ! Illegal unit of measure ...
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Multiple graphics directory

Here is what I am trying to do. I am writing a document which has many figures. In order to manage the figures it is very convenient for me to keep different types of figures in different folders. Now ...
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Image covers whole of a column and not at desired location

I am new to Latex and want to insert a figure into my document. I used following commands: \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{PTS.eps} \caption{Figure PTS} \end{figure} ...
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How to place edge-to-edge image across top of page?

I have a patterned background vector image that I'd like to place across the top of one page of my multipage document (a report if it matters). The image is not the full size of the page, so what ...
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How can I put two pictures exactly above each other without line or space?

How can I put two pictures exactly above each other without line or space. I added picture example below, this picture is composed of two images (the header image and the smartphone image) I ...
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insert a pdf image(created in Tex) in a beamer slide [duplicate]

I am facing difficulty in sizing the pdf image being imported into the beamer slide presentation. This is because the original image generated in tex has a lot of unused space. Please advise me how I ...
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Remove space between two continuous figures in IEEE format paper

I am writing two column paper (IEEE format). but I have spaces between two continuous figures. How can I remove these spaces ? Here is the code: \begin{figure}[hbt] \centering ...
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Highlighting specific parts of the figure [duplicate]

I want to know if I can use a particular type of formatting to differentiate one part of the figure from the text. For example, in the figure below, I would like to talk only about the role of part M5 ...
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LaTeX figure labeling using overpic: rescaling problems

I am using the overpic package to lay over different pictures in LaTeX. I am also labeling the axes of the figure using \put. The problem is say I have labeled the figure correctly. Now, sometime ...
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Text goes over image in two-column article document

I want to have two images side-by-side in a two-column article. I tried to use the second part of Gonzalo Medina's answer to this question but, my text flows over the second .eps image. I thought the ...
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create latex symbol from vector graphics

I have a logo in vector format (Adobe Illustrator) that I would like to use in my LaTeX documents. How do I create a latex symbol such that I can include this logo inline with the text, similarly to ...
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Put centered text in bottom of image using overpic?

I have a graph for which I want a centered x-label at the bottom. The idea is to use overpic and then insert som text at the bottom using \put(50,1){some x-label}. The problem is that \put places the ...
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Crop the image of LaTeX formula

How to automatically crop the white space (maximum thickness horizontal/vertical white border) around the formula in image, generated, say, by means of some of online LaTeX formula editors (actually I ...
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Converting a number into a character and then using it in a filename

I am trying to create a loop that will print out a list of image files. All of these image files have a filename like this: fa-x.jpg (where x is a character from a - h). I've made a loop, but the ...
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Arranging the arrows in align environment without using tikz-cd

I have previously asked this question. To be self explanatory I would like to state it here once again: I have the following code and I dont know how to align the two horizontal \Longleftrightarrows ...
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Converting DNG inline in a ConTeXt document?

I'm writing some code that automatically exports TeX for context to convert into a report. The content that this code manipulates includes images in .dng format. While I'm aware that I can add an ...
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Create commands for displaying pictures from a list of files

I have a lot of pictures to show in my document. My idea is to create one command per picture. So I try to use foreach command (maybe not the best for this...). I store the filenames and the names I ...
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Unknown reason for non caption text occurring in figures

I have been trying to use the following code to place multiple images as one figure, the code is an adaptation from the answer to 3 * 2 figures in one page. However when the code complies the text ...
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Drawing a ring of cliques in tikz-graphs

I'm about to draw a ring of cliques graph, with a custom number of nodes in the cliques and a custom number of cliques. My first solution is to use tikz-graphs to draw the cliques, but the problem ...
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Complex positioning of multiple figures

I have multiple figures that are included in my tex file. My tex code is : \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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How can I insert multiple pictures in a beamer foil?

I want to implement the slide shown below in beamer .Please let me know how I should go about this.
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SmartArt graphics in LaTeX

I want to make a SmartArt Graphic (as it is called in PowerPoint) to show different types of convergence and links between these one for measure theory course. I made in LaTeX the following 'SmartArt ...
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Figure height in multirow

Was wondering if there is a way for forcing a figure height placed inside a multirow table, i.e. give the figure a height equal to the number of lines of the multirow cell. MWE follows, where ideally ...
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svg native support

I have been extensively using LaTeX for technical documentation. To make drawings I often use inkscape and then convert them to .pdf. I was wondering, are there any plan in LaTeX community to natively ...
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Including an image with a faded border

I want to include an image. However, to make it blend in a little better, I'd like to add (overlay) a faded border that doesn't exist in the figure at the moment. My attempt is to use transparent and ...
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Titlepage with logo centered at the top

I'm having a problem creating a titlepage for my thesis. I started with a simple code: documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Why picture move away? [duplicate]

I am using texlive2014.But When i import a picture,it just move away. This is my source code: \usepackage{graphics} \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering ...
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How to align multiple subfigures in a grid?

I have three images and I want to align them in the way that one image is above the other two. Here's an example: How can I achieve this? For my other figures I use the subcaption package, but I am ...
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rotate text in multirow table of figures

My question is similar to this one: How to rotate text in multirow table? but my table is composed of individual .eps files (which are all the same size, created in a different program) via ...
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How to fix image figures to display at the top of the page? [duplicate]

I want all my images to be displayed at the top of the page where they are being called from. \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics{my_image} \caption{describe my image} ...
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How can I best impose image sizing rules for all figures?

I want all my images to be the same size. Is there a nice way to impose this rule in the preamble? \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics[width=6cm]{my_image} \caption{describe my ...
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Bottom up neural network with TikZ

I need to create a diagram of a neural network. I found this example online: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/neural-network/ However this examples shows how to create a graph from left to ...
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Pstricks Coordinate Plane 2 columns

I am trying to create a multiple choice test and have four graphical pictures as solutions. However, I can't seem to get simple formatting correct. \begin{multicols}{2} \psaxes{-}(0,0)(-5,-5)(5,5) ...
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Rotating images changes their position on the page

I want to rotate images in latex but when I put "angle=270" it changes the position of the image so that is almost off the page. The image also overlaps the text of the caption. If I put angle before ...
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Multi-page pdf in figure environment

I want to include a multi-page pdf file into a figure environment, as it serves as one of the figures in the appendix. I know that normally one could also use the pdfpages package to include such a ...
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Is there a way to create elements that looks like tags?

How can I style some element that looks like stackoverflow tags?
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How to draw lines on top of an image

I want to make a line which can overlay an image. I am trying to write a huge command for shortcut a lot of work : New command, load multiple images . I want to add few lines which can overlay the ...
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Unexpected error with report class

Anyone who knows why it gives me the error Undefined control sequence. \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{{images/}} \title{ ...